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Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Play Set Coming to Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition)
|By Business Wire
|July 23, 2014 09:06 AM EDT
Marvel’s next summer blockbuster film is coming to Disney Infinity.
Today, Disney Interactive officially announced the latest Play Set for Disney
Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition) – Guardians of the
Galaxy, inspired by the upcoming film Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy,
in theaters August 1.
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Play Set Figures for Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (Photo: Business Wire)
The Guardians of the Galaxy Play Set follows Star-Lord and his fellow
Guardians as they arrive at Knowhere, having just stolen a powerful
cosmic object from the villainous Ronan the Accuser. Players will guide
the team as they race to protect Knowhere from Ronan and his attacking
Sakaaran fleet while keeping their newly liberated item safe from the
villain’s evil grasp.
To view gameplay trailer, click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncIACV_Q17A
In addition to the trailer, the new asset pack includes character images
and action screenshots showing the characters in the Play Set and Toy
To access images and screenshots, please visit: http://smu.gs/1ucXtUC
Playable characters for the Play Set include Star-Lord, Rocket Raccoon,
Drax, Gamora and Groot, as well as crossover characters Iron Man (from
The Avengers Play Set) and Nova (from The Spider-Man Play Set). Mission
givers will include Cosmo, The Collector and Yondu.
Star-Lord, Rocket Raccoon, Drax, Gamora and Groot will be also playable
in the all-new Toy Box 2.0, along with all characters previously
released for Disney Infinity. Players will be able to use
these characters, plus hundreds of Marvel and Disney-themed items,
locations, props and vehicles to create new adventures in customized
worlds. Additionally, the Guardians of the Galaxy characters will
partake in one of the new structured Toy Box Games now offered in Disney
Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes. The Toy Box Game, called Attack
on Asgard has Loki opening a series of portals that allow an
army of Frost Giants to invade Odin’s Palace at Loki’s command. The
Giants threaten to lay waste to Asgard, rob Odin’s Palace and ultimately
grant control of the throne to Loki.
In addition, there will be Guardians of the Galaxy themed Power
Discs that will enable players to customize their Play Set and Toy Box
experiences. The Power Discs include:
Space Armor - Unlock Gamora's out of this world Space Armor
costume for added protection against enemies. Who says fashion can't
be functional too?
Marvel Team-Up: Yondu - Fight alongside this powerful, arrow
shooting ally and send enemies running for their lives
Groot’s Roots - Theme out your Toy Box world with Groot’s
Roots. It’s sure to grow on you!
Groot's View - Embrace your inner green thumb and theme Toy Box
skies out Groot-style
Star-Lord’s Galaxy - Turn your Toy Box into Knowhere -
Star-Lord’s home base in the Galaxy
The Rip - Turn Toy Box skies into the skies of Knowhere with
this Power Disc and transport yourself to the outer edge of all space
The Guardians of the Galaxy Play Set will be available in retail stores
this fall. Additional characters will be announced in the coming months. Disney
Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes is being developed by Avalanche
Software and is rated E-10+ by the ESRB.
About Disney Infinity
Disney Infinity is an interactive gaming platform where players
have unprecedented freedom and endless opportunity to create stories and
play experiences starring the beloved characters from across the worlds
of Disney. Building on the success of last year’s initial launch, Disney
Interactive announced that Disney Infinity’s next
chapter, Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes, will hit stores
this fall. In the all new game, players use real-world interactive
figures to activate original storylines (Play Sets) in the virtual game
worlds of popular Marvel franchises and create new adventures with other Disney
Infinity characters in the Toy Box mode. Disney Infinity:
Marvel Super Heroes is rated E-10+ by the ESRB. For more
information, visit Disney.com/Infinity.
For additional information, please visit www.disney.com/infinity and www.youtube.com/disneyinfinity,
join the Disney Infinity Facebook community (Facebook.com/disneyinfinity)
and Google+ community (https://plus.google.com/+DisneyInfinity),
and follow us on Twitter (twitter.com/disneyinfinity)
and Instagram (instagram.com/disneyinfinity).
Disney Interactive, one of the world’s largest creators of high-quality
interactive entertainment across all platforms, is the part of The Walt
Disney Company responsible for the global creation and delivery of
interactive entertainment, multi-platform video games, and
family-focused content across all current and emerging digital media
platforms. Disney Interactive produces and distributes a broad portfolio
of content from Disney Interactive Games and Disney Interactive Media.
Products and content released and operated by Disney Interactive include
blockbuster mobile, social and console games, online virtual worlds, #1
kid’s entertainment destination Disney.com and the #1 Family/Parenting
portfolio on the Web. Disney Interactive is the interactive
entertainment part of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS).
About Marvel Entertainment
Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney
Company, is one of the world's most prominent character-based
entertainment companies, built on a proven library of more than 8,000
characters featured in a variety of media over seventy years. Marvel
utilizes its character franchises in entertainment, licensing and
publishing. For more information visit marvel.com. © MARVEL
DISNEY INFINITY: MARVEL SUPER HEROES PRESS ASSETS
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